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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

University of Arizona District

1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Phone: 520-621-4516



Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 81 reviews
  • #53 of 278 things to do in Tucson
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Loved the gems and minerals

We went mainly to see the planetarium show on the "Night sky of Tucson", but while we waited toured the museum. While we enjoyed the exhibits on Mars and Whales, we discovered the gem and mineral...

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Lots of fun

We took our 3 year old to see the shark show and exhibits. She loved all of it and we thought it was cool too. Looking forward to the next exhibit.

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Loud kids ruined the experience

This is a small place with rotating exhibits, not related to space. I heard one parent apologizing to their kids, because it wasn't what they were expecting. There really should be a dedicated...

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